3 results for "Boudreaux".
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETS) of the gastrointestinal tract are rare, slow-growing neoplasms. Long-term management of these tumors varies among centers.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Presenting Author: Dr Eugene Woltering
#594 Neurokinin A Levels Predict Survival in Patients with Well-Differentiated Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Recent European investigations demonstrated that persistently elevated (> 50 pg/ml) plasma neurokinin A (NKA) levels are associated with poor short-term survival in patients with midgut neuroendocrine tumors (NETS).
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Presenting Author: Eugene Woltering
Introduction: Patients with foregut and midgut neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) can experience life-threatening carcinoid crises during anesthesia. The prophylactic use of a pre-, intra- and post-operative high dose continuous octreotide infusion was evaluated for its ability to prevent carcinoid crises during cytoreductive surgeries.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: MD Eugene Woltering
Keywords: carcinoid crisis